Boston Bruins vs. Vancouver Canucks - 2/4/20 NHL Pick, Odds & Prediction
Vancouver Canucks at Boston Bruins
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 7:00 PM (TD Garden)
BOS -185 O:U 6
The Vancouver Canucks go to Boston, Massachusetts to take on the Boston Bruins on Tuesday at the TD Garden. The Canucks are coming off of a loss to the Carolina Hurricanes, snapping a five-game winning streak the Bruins were on. The Bruins have also won seven of their last ten games and are 15-5 in their previous 20 matchups.
The Vancouver Canucks are doing fantastic in the last month and a half, and now have a record of 30-18-5 on the season and are currently first place in the Pacific Division. The Canucks are also second in the Western Conference, just sitting behind the St. Louis Blues with 65 points.
The Boston Bruins are coming off of a three-game winning streak, defeating the Vegas Golden Knights, Winnipeg Jets, and the Minnesota Wild. The Bruins had won four of their last five games, only losing to the Pittsburgh Penguins after defeating the Penguins in the previous game before the Penguins got revenge on the Bruins.
The Boston Bruins are 31-10-12 on the season and have a tremendous home record of 17-2-9 at their arena. The Boston Bruins are in first place in the Atlantic Division, and second in the Eastern Conference with their 74 points, which is second-most in all of the NHL and only one point away from the top spot in the NHL. The Bruins have been fantastic on both the offense and defense, as they are sixth in goals scored and second in goals allowed, that consistency makes the Bruins one of the best teams in the NHL.
Vancouver is 31-21 ATS this season
Canucks are 8-2 in their last ten games playing on one day's rest.
Boston is 24-29 ATS this season
Bruins are 37-15 in their last 52 games playing on two days rest.
This will be a matchup of two very good teams in the NHL, and two teams that could see themselves facing each other At the end of the season. Although the loss at the Vancouver Canucks is coming off of a loss, they have been tremendous in the last month, but the Boston Bruins have been tremendous as of late. I think the Boston Bruins are a slightly more talented side, and I think that they win this game close, but this game is about as close as it could get. Final Score Prediction, Boston Bruins win 4-3.